Car hits gas pipe causing gas leak in Long Island

Long Island news from Eyewitness News

December 31, 2012 10:17:23 AM PST
A car went out of control and struck a Friendly's restaurant on Sunrise Highway, a little after 12 p.m.

No one was injured in the accident but the car did dislodge a gas pipe that leads into the restaurant causing a gas leak.

Sunrise Highway is currently closed in both directions between Park Ave and Hicksville Road.

Police are currently evacuating the building and surrounding homes.

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